In honor of her 4th birthday, I am sharing 4 things Miss CharlieB has taught me:
– Unconditional Love
– Using my Words Wisely
– It’s ok to ….
With the holidays fastly approaching, I compiled a list of a 🎶few of their favorite things🎶on Amazon of the girls “free” play (must-haves) toys (items they have access to without assistance or out of their reach)…So, if you are in search of some items that foster independent play, dramatic play, and STEM for toddlers these items have been CharlieB and Lexi tested and approved!
My inability to delegate parental tasks and ask for meaningful help caused me to have a huge load. The very thing I started as a creative outlet (my blog) ended up being neglected because I couldn’t balance life and failed at advocating for myself.
July 19-25, 2020, marks the 2nd Black Maternal Mental Health Week, thanks to the Shades of Blue Project. With the Black Lives Matter Movement protesting for anti-racist advocacy, it has also raised awareness of other racial inequalities throughout the country, such as racial disparities in the health care system for BIPOC/BIWOC (Black, Indigenous and People…
Being pregnant in the workforce is hard, being pregnant with a pregnancy illness feels like career suicide. HG altered my life as I knew it… There are so many pregnancy complications and ailments that are not discussed. Let’s start having the conversation; support can mean the difference between making it or not. There have been women who have terminated their pregnancies because of this condition. HG is more than morning sickness. The Duchess missed her son’s 1st day of school because of it, and she has the means and support, what do you think it is costing others? Let’s spread awareness, compassion, and support for women and the research.
May is Foster Care Awareness Month, this year’s theme is “It’s All Relative: Supporting Kinship Connections.” I was in Kinship foster care until age 21 when I aged out. I was fortunate enough to get the best foster mother for me ever. Foster care saved me and it can save other youth too. Having a Bad mom has made me a GOOD Mother.